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Wisdom (An Emily dedicated to Brian Strand)

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Wisdom (An Emily dedicated to Brian Strand)

A sprinkle of sage enhances the flavour of rice
A sage enhances the flavour of  life.

 .               ~~~~~~~~~~        


A Tribute to Brian Strand
Written:  December 30, 2009

An Emily:is a 2(or sometimes 3) line paradox form of poetry created by Brian Strand 
(labelled thus, inspired by Emily Dickinson poem 1732).It may or may not have a title,uses a 
word with separate meanings,(or one that sounds the same,with a different spelling) with the 
intention to mean several things; thereby, to enhance the thought's ambiguity/enigma.

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  1. Date: 1/1/2010 12:42:00 AM
    Thank you Elaine,one to store in my favourites.Thanks you your welcome comments & kind words today.Rgds Brian

  1. Date: 12/31/2009 5:09:00 AM
    great!

  1. Date: 12/30/2009 11:11:00 AM
    This sounds so Zen. Love it. Happy New Year. Love, daver

  1. Date: 12/30/2009 10:17:00 AM
    Hey, I like this. Cool tribute! andrea

  1. Date: 12/30/2009 9:15:00 AM
    Beautifully written Laine, Brian will love this!! Love Light Patty

  1. Date: 12/30/2009 8:04:00 AM
    The sage of wisdom in our midst, our mentor and teacher. Well done, Elaine! ~ Love Carrie

  1. Date: 12/30/2009 7:20:00 AM
    Interesting idea from Emily. Brian is the sage. Keep the creative pen flowing. Sara